MONTGOMERY YOUTH ORCHESTRA
The Montgomery Youth Orchestra is sponsored by the Montgomery Symphony League. With the League's guidance and financial support, the Youth Orchestra rehearses weekly to prepare two concerts each season which are offered to the public without charge.
MEMBERSHIP AND AUDITIONS
Each year, approximately 70 young musicians from public and private schools throughout central Alabama participate in the Montgomery Youth Orchestra. Placement in the orchestra is by audition, which will be held in the Choir Room of Eastmont Baptist Church, 4505 Atlanta Highway on September 8, 2018. Auditions will start at 9:45 a.m. at Eastmont Baptist Church. The entire group will warm up together and after the warm up session, prospective members will audition. For more information or to pre-register, contact Montgomery Youth Orchestra Manager Robin Rawls at 334-414-1261 or email@example.com.
INFORMATION FOR NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS:
Pre-Registration is appreciated! Please scan and email your form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Rehearsals are held each Saturday morning throughout the school year at Eastmont Baptist Church
Montgomery Youth Orchestra Concerts are free to the public.
MYO Scholarship Program:
MYO members are eligible to apply for a variety of scholarship opportunities to encourage their musical talents. Funded by the Montgomery Symphony League, scholarships are available to help support participation at summer music camps and festivals, participate in private lessons and purchase needed instruments.
Applications, deadlines and other information are provided to MYO musicians at rehearsals.
Maestra Yvonne Collins
Maestra Yvonne Collins is in her 28th season as Conductor of the Montgomery Youth Orchestra. Both a violinist and a pianist, she is also the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra’s Principal Second Violin. A native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Maestra Collins attended Tennessee Tech University where she studied conducting with Robert Jager. She as performed with the Chattanooga, Albany and Auburn symphony orchestras and founded Joyeux Musique, a local string trio. She is a member of the Eastmont Baptist Church Orchestra and plays regularly with Frazer United Methodist and St. James United Methodist churches.
Montgomery Youth Orchestra
Maestra Yvonne Collins
Manager robin rawls
2017 - 2018
Jung Vin Seo
Ruth Anne Nimmer
Walker Lee Hinton
Ciwoun (Sam) Hahn
Sarah Eunsu Kim
Haeun (Amy) Lee